The National Student Exchange Program (NSE) provides students with the opportunity to study at other institutions in the United States including Puerto Rico and Guam. There are also opportunities to study in Canada. The NSE Program provides an exciting opportunity to attend one of approximately 200 colleges/universities. Students learn about different cultures, different geographical locations, explore graduate school and employment options, enroll in courses not presently offered at UVI, expand their world view, and experience personal growth and enrichment. Please visit for specific institutions of the NSE program.

Why should I participate?

  • Broaden your educational and personal perspectives.
  • Experience and appreciate new cultures
  • Take courses not offered by your home campus
  • Learn from different professors
  • Experience personal growth
  • Live in a different geographical region
  • Investigate graduate or professional schools
  • Look for future employment opportunities
  • Become more independent and resourceful

Contact Information

Interested individuals may obtain more information about the NSE program by contacting:

Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix:

Patricia Towal
Phone: (340) 692-4187

Anyha Lord
Phone: (340) 692-4180

St. Thomas Campus:

Dahlia Stridiron
Phone: (340) 693-1136

Melissa Williams
Phone: (340) 693-1134